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Name:High Stile [Grey Crag - High Stile]
Hill number:2381
Height:807m / 2648ft
RHB Section:34B: Lake District - Central & Western Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Western Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Derwent (Workington), Catchment Boundaries, Calder & Ehen
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Hewitt, Nuttall,
Birkett, Synge, Fellranger, Bridge, Clem,
Trail 100
Grid ref:NY 17009 14817
Summit feature:small cairn
Col:445m  NY189133  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 89 90
(1:25k) OL4S
Observations:this is highest cairn along ridge and is also higher than hill 3728 (Wainwright) 270m WSW at NY 16740 14787
Survey:Abney level
Comments:Hill 3728 at NY167147 is Wainwright, B&L top and also a Birkett
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 897 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From Gatesgarth via High Crag unbelievable weather (in a good sense) - down to base layer at summit with 360 degree views of all summits not a cloud in sight.garyhoney31/12/2019
On route from Ennerdale to ButtermereGrey Hare18/10/2019
From NT CP Buttermere with FR, Via Scales beck. Red Pike, High Stile, Grey Crag, High Crag, SeatBheinn08/10/2019
With NB rom NT CP Buttermere, Via Scales beck. Red Pike, High Stile, Grey Crag, High Crag, Seat return along lakeside. Good weather.Frank08/10/2019
Backpacking. Scree on way up. Scree path improved since 2014 when last walked downAdventurers526/08/2019
From Buttermere. Failed to scramble up Sourmilk Gill, so took path up on to ridge, via Dodd up to Red Pike, then along and descended Scarth Gap Pass.welshyboyo26/08/2019
Solo. Parked at Gatesgarth car park. Scarth gap pass then followed ridge up steep path to High Stile. Located High point cairn with GPS but also went to the other major cairns. Good weather with outstanding views.mike.hoult12/08/2019
Started & finished at YHA Black SailAJWSmith02/08/2019
From Gatesgarth via NE ridge, locally steep and craggy. Back over High Crag.Topographer5702/07/2019
Was not sure which was the top for High Stile so bagged all the cairns. Including this one.NorthernWayfarer22/06/2019
ALHEJ Wilkins06/05/2019
andy elliott05/05/2019
From Gatesgarth - Dodd, Red Pike, High Stile, Grey Crags, High Crag, Seat, Haystacks, then the 5 rock bumps circling Blackbeck Tarn. Hot Easter Sunday - ice-cream rewards at Gatesgarth Farm.summitter21/04/2019
With JGCW16/04/2019
little al06/04/2019
From Honister over Hay Stacks, sunny afternoon runN.Morters29/03/2019
dave g03/01/2019
I wonder how many people haven't summited by not visiting this cairn? With Sail, Danu, Coel & Alfie.Dangerous Dave28/10/2018
From Gatesgarth CP (£4 all day) Birketts walk HIG 2. Agree with Clivevilla descent from Red Pike is horrible. Maybe better done in reverse.mart079710/10/2018
Round from Buttermere with Dale Head and Robinson. Not a cloud, sunny all day. Breezey. Shattered at end and ran out of water. Rounsfell10/10/2018
Buttermere - Scale Force - Red Pike - High Stile - High Crag - Seat - Buttermeresqueegs29/09/2018
Stan The Man04/08/2018
From Buttermere. Dodd, Red Pike, High Stile (both tops), High Crag, Seat, Haystacks & Green Crag. Dry and breezy. Summit in low cloud.alistairpooler14/07/2018
ALHEJ Wilkins30/06/2018
John Kleiser28/05/2018
Ennerdale horseshoeRuth27/05/2018